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  • Budget 2024/25: Wins for Your Wallet

    16 May 2024

    This pre-election budget feels like a surprise gift, with most people getting a little something to help ease cost-of-living pressures.   The Government is keeping spending down to control inflation,…

  • The Best Investments for Passive Income in 2024 – Part 1

    5 February 2024

    With 2023 done and dusted, it’s time we turn our attention to navigating the financial waters of 2024, and for may investors there is one big question on their mind……

  • Navigating the Stage 3 Tax Cuts: Maximizing Your Financial Opportunities

    3 February 2024

    The Government is tinkering…. again. In the ever-evolving landscape of taxation, understanding the implications of government policies on your financial well-being is crucial. One such recent development is the Stage…

  • Ignore Investment Forecasts – Everyone’s Crystal Ball is Broken

    9 January 2023

    Every year around this time the world’s largest investment banks (experts, one might reasonably assume) compile their forecasts of where financial markets will end up at the end of the…

  • What Freediving Can Teach Us About Investing

    5 January 2023

    Over the Xmas / New Year break I spent some time pursuing one of my great passions (Freediving), and it got me thinking…does Freediving make you a better investor? In…

  • How to Build Your A-Team of Financial Advice Professionals

    22 September 2022

    Over the coming weeks in a 6 part mini-series, I’m going to show you how you can build your A-Team of Financial Advice Professionals. We’ll introduce all of the team…

  • Market Crashes – A Risk or an Opportunity?

    17 September 2022

    View our September 2022 Webinar below – “Market Crashes – A Risk or an Opportunity”. Where are we now? The best investment strategy over the long term Price and value…

  • EOFY Investment Distributions Explained by Saul Muscardin

    11 June 2021

    Have you ever opened your broker app, or your portfolio tracker and seen a significant unexplainable drop in the value of your investment? Did you have one of these reactions….?…

  • Stop Trying to Hit it out of the Park! by Saul Muscardin

    22 April 2021

    In 2004, Michael Lewis wrote a fascinating book called Money Ball – which went on to become a major Hollywood movie starring Brad Pitt. The book tells the tale of…

  • Self-Employed? Don’t Forget About Super!

    8 April 2021

    I had a chat with a mate of mine this morning – a 30 y/o self-employed tradie. He works hard, he pays his mortgage, he has some investments, but during…

  • Where Are You Getting Your Advice?

    27 February 2021

    Where you get your financial advice makes an enormous difference to your outcomes. But unfortunately, many people confuse trust for expertise and don’t get the results they had hoped for (or were…

  • 10 Profound Quotes for Wealth & Happiness in 2021

    3 January 2021

    Every year around about this time people start preparing to make New Years Resolutions – 80% of which fail by the second week of February according to this FSU News article. Yet…

  • Top 5 Reasons to Start Saving in 2021

    27 December 2020

    Let’s face it, when it comes to wealth creation ‘saving’ is about the most boring method I can possibly think of, but trust me on this…. saving is the bedrock…

  • Stop Saving for the Kids… It’s Costing You a Fortune.

    20 September 2020

    Well, this is a little controversial… stop saving for the kids? ‘What kind of sick child hating finance author is this bloke….’ I hear you saying.     Or perhaps…

  • Home Builder Grant - CHG Integrated Wealth

    HomeBuilder: What is it and how do you access it?

    5 June 2020

    The Government has announced grants of $25,000 to encourage people to build a new home or substantially renovate their existing home. The HomeBuilder scheme targets the residential construction market by…

  • How Resisting A Marshmallow Can Make You Wealthy – Part I

    17 May 2020

      In 1972, a Stanford University psychology professor named Walter Mischel ran an incredible experiment. A child was given a small treat – in this case they could choose between…

  • Status Quo Bias – The Great Wealth Destroyer

    28 April 2020

    Believe it or not, being a successful <insert just about anything here> requires a far lower amount of expertise and a far greater amount of behavioural and emotional management than…

  • Coronavirus Action Plan

    27 March 2020

    COVID-19 ACTION PLAN   With Coronavirus risk mitigation measures ramping up it’s getting pretty rough out there at the moment and my heart goes out to anyone who is doing…